How To Care and Grow Beautiful Lilac Trees And Bushes

The lilac tree (Syringa vulgaris) produces one of the most universally popular and beloved flowers. I've never met anyone who dislikes lilacs. For many, these beautiful and fragrant flowers bring … [Read more...]

How To Build A Stone-Lined, Fit-Anywhere, Good-Looking Backyard Pond

Maybe you didn't start out wanting to build a backyard pond. but you decided you didn't have much of a choice. That was the dilemma of Susan B of OhMyCreative. She had wanted a water feature in her … [Read more...]

Keep Your Pets Safe With These Pet Friendly Weed Killers!

You want to take care of your garden, and you want to take care of your pets. There are lots of weed killers available to keep your garden weed free, but many of them are not safe for use around … [Read more...]

Crinum Lily Bulbs: How To Care For Crinum Lilies

Crinum lily bulbs... they're exotic, fragrant, and exciting "bell shaped" flowers, that come with a lovely scent and are related to the Amaryllis plant. From the Greek the name Crinum simply means … [Read more...]

Tips For Choosing The Right Pond Liner – PreFab, EPDM, Puddling Clay?

What’s The Best Pond Liner? A water feature such as a water garden, pool or pond, can add a great deal of visual appeal to your garden setting. Still or running water provides an element of … [Read more...]

How To Make A Container Water Garden For Your Deck

The sound of water adds some much to a landscape design. Even a small pond on a small patio makes the whole space more tranquil. It can be a simple bubbling fountain and water features can be made out … [Read more...]

How To Use Epsom Salt For Stump Removal

Epsom Salt has many uses besides making baths more relaxing and healthy for your skin and body. Epsom salts are also used for growing sweeter tomatoes and helping roses have brighter blooms. It's a … [Read more...]

7 Steps For Creating A Relaxing Minimalist Garden

A minimalist garden uses a limited number of design elements. It presents a simple and uncluttered elegant, relaxing appearance. It is an excellent gardening style for seniors or people who have a … [Read more...]

Weed Killer Sprayer – Should You Have One?

Many homeowners wonder if they should have a weed sprayer like this one for weed control on the lawn, in landscape beds, along fence lines or in driveways and walkways. The answer is YES - it's a … [Read more...]

How To Air Layer: Air-Layering A Plant Step by Step

One of the oldest methods of propagation is by air-layering. It may not be the fastest method, but it does allow you to start with a much larger plant. Woody-stemmed tropical plant, grown in … [Read more...]